I found you broken on the ground
From your mouth a bitter sound
That became sweeter as I approached
You in your deepest agony

I put you up and raised you well
And more than stories ever tell
I fell in love with you those days
And hoped that you would too

You've been a fallen angel
Ripped out of the sky
But as your wings grew strong enough
You left me - behind to die

We built up our own world together
For our future I assumed
I believed in what you said that day
But was already doomed

The more you've learned and grown
The less you cared for me
But I was too blinded by my feelings
To see the dawning agony

I love you more than I can say
And we will never part
You told me nearly every day
But still you broke my heart

As soon as you could fly again
Into the open sky
You left me without any reason
Back on this world to die


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Fallen Angel Lyrics as written by Johnnie Llewellyn Clapper Ashley Dayour

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    I think this song is so pretty. Her voice fits well with the instruments. I think it's about a woman who helps a guy and falls in love, but then she was too naive to see that he didn't want her in the end.

    seasons of greyon September 09, 2006   Link
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    I quite agree with you seasons of grey, it seems as if he took advantage of her, as she helped him so! And this happens so very often!

    Tw1L1ghTon April 25, 2007   Link
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    This song is so beautiful and listening to it makes me feel very sad. It makes me think of when I fell in love with someone who seemed to fall in love with me too, at least so I thought. He was very insecure and didn't believe anyone could love him. I did though, which surprised him. Everything was going well, then it all just started to change. The more self-confident he became, the more distant he started to act towards me. We are friends today though, and he has told me that when he realised that there were girls who were interested in him, he wanted to sort of "play the field". Maybe my story is a bit off-topic really, discussing the song, but I have so strong feelings about this song beacuse I can relate to it because of what I went through.

    Secubiaon October 12, 2007   Link

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